iChat AV, Skype and others. It won't take long before the masses will know what some of us have known for a while, but what some of the telecom operators are still stupidly ignoring. It just works. And that means revolution, not evolution.
"Meanwhile, I've been using Skype more and more often for international calls. It just works. Both save money. I can't imagine what it would cost to do a "normal" video conference between here and China. Skype even lets you connect from your computer to a land line or mobile phone, at a tiny additional cost -- far, far less than it would cost to call the old-fashioned way."